Jaana Paltamaa

Senior Researcher

Main areas of research

Health, Well-being and Functioning


Interprofessional Collaboration

Academic background

University of Jyväskylä / Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences

Physiotherapist (20 December 1984) and Special Physiotherapist (17 Febuary 1993)

JAMK / School of Professional Teacher Education

Jyväskylä College for Health Care Professionals

Research projects / Experience

INPRO – Interprofessionalism in action

Smart rehabilitation services for the future (AIRE-project)

Work well-being in social and healthcare sector (a part of KEMUSOTE project)

RaScale - co-creation for designing co-innovation research ecosystem for multidisciplinary rehabilitation

REcoRDI - Platform ecosystem for strengthening of RDI activities in multidisciplinary rehabilitation

Elderly home care project (Kuko-project)

A group intervention model for NEET young people (Matka-project)

NEET young people interviews, qualitative assessment and development an assessment method. It was funded by Kela, Finland (2018-2019)

Contact details

Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences


Areas of research

Wellbeing and Active Ageing